colloquium series

The session entitled, “Celebrity social media and parasocial relationships: The role of social presence,” will be presented by assistant professor for the School of Communication Studies at Kent State University Jihyun Kim on Friday, May 5. Kim will present research findings related to her personal and academic interests about celebrities’...

April 14 event postponed. To be rescheduled for Fall 2017. Erin Hollenbaugh, Ph.D., associate professor and program coordinator for the School of Communication Studies (COMM) at Kent State Stark, will lead COMM’s third spring colloquium Friday, April 14, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Rm. 109 of the Art Building, In the session, entitled “Privacy...

The School of Communication Studies has announced the line-up of its 2017 spring colloquium speaker series. The colloquia will be held from 4 to 5 p.m. in Rm. 109 of the Art Building. Each colloquium will include a presentation of research followed by a Q&A session with the audience. Refreshments will be served to those attending. The...

Gretchen Dworznik, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication, will lead the School of Communication Studies’ (COMM) second spring colloquium Friday, March 3, from 4 to 5 p.m. in Rm. 109 of the Art Building. In the session, entitled “Mourning broadcast: Social media use following the WDBJ shooting,”...

The School of Communication Studies will host the first research colloquium in its Spring 2017 series at 4 p.m. Friday, Feb. 3, in Rm. 109 of the Art Building. The session, entitled “Identity and caregiving: Negotiating what it means to be a cancer caregiver,” will be presented by Nichole Egbert, Ph.D., a professor and graduate coordinator in...

The School of Communication Studies will host its last colloquium for the Fall 2016 semester on Friday, Dec. 2 at 2:30 p.m. in Franklin Hall, Room 312/314. The final colloquium will be a panel discussion with School of Communication Studies professor Paul Haridakis, assistant professors Michael Beam and J.D. Ponder and Journalism and Mass...

The School of Communication Studies will host its second colloquium on Friday, Nov. 4 at 2:30 p.m. in Franklin Hall, Room 312/314.  This discussion will be presented by political science professor and graduate coordinator, Ryan Claassen, titled, “Will Sexism be the Presidential Election’s November Surprise?”.  Claassen will be discussing...

The School of Communication Studies will host its second colloquium on Friday, Nov. 4 at 2:30 p.m. in Franklin Hall, Room 312/314. This discussion will be presented by political science professor and graduate coordinator, Ryan Claassen, and is titled, “Will Sexism be the Presidential Election’s November Surprise?”. Claassen will be...

The School of Communication Studies will host its fall Colloquium Series beginning Friday, Oct. 7 at 2:30 p.m. in Franklin Hall, Room 312/314. The series will kick off with a presentation from assistant professor, Michael Beam, titled, “Resisting the Filter Bubble: Examining the Positive Impact of Using Social Media for Reading and Sharing Online...

The School of Communication Studies will continue its Colloquium Series on Friday, April 1 at 4 p.m. in Taylor Hall, room 146. Assistant professor Dr. Suzy D’Enbeau will present her research titled “Exploring the promising practices of sexual violence prevention.” D’Enbeau will discuss her research of comprehensive coordinated community...